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Students from Scotland

We are a university that specialises in business, science, technology, engineering and design – subjects that make a real impact on the world and society. Clearing is now open.

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Clearing 2023 - Closed

Clearing has now closed for 2023 entry at Heriot-Watt University.

You can submit an application for 2024 entry, via UCAS, from Tuesday 5 September 2023. Find out more about how to apply for undergraduate programmes at Heriot-Watt.

Reasons to choose Heriot-Watt University


Top UK rankings

1st in Scotland and 4th in the UK for graduate employability (Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2023) with Heriot-Watt graduates earning an average salary of £28,000.


Graduate employability

We're a career-focused university with courses centred around applied teaching and research. 94% of our graduates are in employment or further study within 15 months of graduation.


Campus Accommodation

Stay on campus and you will be within easy reach of teaching buildings, sports facilities, catering venues and the Student Union.


Student facilities

1st in Scotland and 3rd in the UK for the amount spent on student facilities (Complete University Guide, 2023).

Important Clearing dates

Dates for your diary.